First home buyers are increasingly being wooed by banks who are offering cashbacks and incentives for their business, and through government policy aimed at helping them enter the housing market. But do these incentives and policies help first home buyers, or do they make housing affordability even worse?
Groom & Lavers are very proud supporters of the “Bloom House Flip Project”, a charitable initiative run by Toowoomba locals Jason and Leanne Burnett. (more…)
The Federal Parliament has passed laws which introduce a capital gains withholding regime for contracts entered into on or after 1 July 2016. (more…)
General Electric International Inc. leased 2 mobile gas turbine generator sets, valued at $60 million, to Forge Power Group Pty Ltd. Unfortunately, GE neglected to register its interest in the turbines on the Personal Property Securities Register (or “PPSR” for short). (more…)
Under the standard terms of the “REIQ Contract for Houses and Residential Land”, “business day” is defined to mean a day, other than a Saturday, Sunday, public holiday, or a day in the period between 27 to 31 December (inclusive). (more…)